Much like people try to achieve work-life balance, countries that engage civil society, battle corruption and take care of the environment -- rather than just focusing on economic growth -- tend to serve their populations best.
"A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. Ideas have endurance without death."
-- President John F. Kennedy, born May 29, 1917
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Jermey Piven stars as the dashing Harry Selfridge in the latest installment of Mr. Selfridge from MASTERPIECE | PBS (Masterpiece Theatre). All episodes from Season 3 are now available to download on iTunes. Click here: http://tinyurl.com/k2xryxs
Poke cakes or cupcakes are freshly baked warm sheet cakes that have many holes poked into them (as the name implies) while still in the pan. Flavored gelatin is then poured over the cake, which creates these fun, creative looking cakes that are moist and flavorful. (from PBS Parents)
Books can help young children come to terms with a new baby in the family. These recommended books address jealousy, sharing, and ways older siblings can help with the new member of the family. Find 11 children's books about a new baby in the family.
Now researchers are adding tau brain scans to an ambitious study that's testing if an experimental drug might help healthy but at-risk people stave off Alzheimer's. Whether that medication works or not, it's the first drug study where scientists can track how both of Alzheimer's signature markers be…
Social Security is an insurance company. It's taking money from us and promising insurance benefits in exchange. But insurance companies don't go out of their way to encourage people to ignore risks and focus on average outcomes.
People need to realize that if they want their salary history to stay confidential, they have every right to keep it so. Likewise, employers have every right to expect your honesty when you do provide the information.